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E.g., 25 Jan 2022

New Technology improves the BVI Cruise Experience!

Wednesday, 24 November 2021 - 4:24pm

The BVI Ports Authority (BVIPA),in collaboration with BVI Now, announced today a major update to the app to serve the needs of cruise ship passengers and improve their onshore experience.



British Virgin Islands Announce No Entry Testing for Fully Vaccinated Travellers

Wednesday, 24 November 2021 - 10:11am

The Government of the Virgin Islands announced via the Official Virgin Islands Gazette on 16 November, that fully vaccinated arrivals in the Territory are no longer required to test for COVID-19 upon arrival.  Travellers would have to produce a negative result for a RT-PCR or approved rapid antigen SARS CoV-2 test taken no later than 48 hours before arrival in the Territory. 



Commemorative Book “The 1949 March” Launches Next Week

Friday, 19 November 2021 - 5:36pm

Director of Culture, Dr. Katherine Smith said the Department of Culture will be launching the book, "The 1949 Great March" with a special kind of pride and excitement on the 71st anniversary of the commemorative day.

House Of Assembly Ensuring A Smooth Budget Process

Friday, 19 November 2021 - 5:04pm

The House of Assembly of the Virgin Islands is ensuring a smooth process for the passing of the Territory’s 2022 budget.

Renewable Energy Projects Outlined In 2022 Budget

Friday, 19 November 2021 - 4:58pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has announced that the Government of the Virgin Islands remains committed to strengthening the Territory’s energy supply and reducing its carbon footprint.

Funds Allocated For Tourism Development In 2022 Budget

Friday, 19 November 2021 - 3:51pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie has stated that two-hundred thousand dollars ($200,000) is allocated for Tourism Infrastructure Development as he emphasised the Government’s commitment to developing the Territory’s tourism product in the 2022 Budget Address. 

Airport Authority To Conduct Simulation Exercises

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 5:15pm

The BVI Airports Authority Ltd. will be conducting its biennial emergency simulation exercises at the Auguste George Airport, Anegada and the Taddy Bay Airport on Virgin Gorda.

Cabinet Amends Covid-19 Control And Suppression Regulations

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 5:00pm

Travelers to the Virgin Islands who are fully vaccinated can now present a RT-PCR or Approved Antigen SARS COV-2 negative test result, taken within 48-hours before arrival to the Territory.

Major Focus Placed On Natural Resources Ministry In 2022 Budget

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 4:54pm

The Ministry of Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration is set to receive the largest share of $51.2 million or 14.3 percent of the recurrent allocations outlined in the 2022 budget.

West End Community To Benefit From Emergency Siren

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 4:49pm

Residents and visitors in West End, Tortola will be better prepared for emergencies after the installation of a new early warning siren at the West End Community Centre.